Virtue Quotes

Three essential virtues are patient, loyalty and kindness.
– Lailah Gifty Akita

The greatest virtue is endurance.
– Lailah Gifty Akita

The virtue of pride, which was once the beauty of mankind, has given place to that fount of ugliness, Christian humility.
– Max Ernst

Things that are separate shall be united and acquire such virtue that they will restore to man his lost memory.
– Leonardo Da Vinci

Virtue is our true wealth and the true reward of its possessor; it cannot be lost, it never deserts us until life leaves us.
– Leonardo Da Vinci

Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
– Baruch Spinoza

Moderation is a virtue only in those who are thought to have an alternative.
– Henry A. Kissinger

Search others for their virtue, and yourself for your vices.
– R. Buckminster Fuller

The first virtue in a soldier is endurance of fatigue; courage is only the second virtue.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

The firm, the enduring, the simple, and the modest are near to virtue.
– Confucius

Virtue would go far if vanity did not keep it company.
– Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Kindness is the sunshine in which virtue grows.
– Robert Green Ingersoll

The difference is too nice – Where ends the virtue or begins the vice.
– Alexander Pope

Virtue is not left to stand alone. He who practices it will have neighbors.
– Confucius

Some rise by sin, and some by virtue fall.
– William Shakespeare

Patriotism is the virtue of the vicious.
– Oscar Wilde

Virtue is persecuted more by the wicked than it is loved by the good.
– Buddha

Confidentiality is a virtue of the loyal, as loyalty is the virtue of faithfulness.
– Edwin Louis Cole

Forgiveness is a virtue of the brave.
– Indira Gandhi

Virtue is an angel, but she is a blind one, and must ask Knowledge to show her the pathway that leads to her goal.
– Horace Mann